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Yamashita Park

[Nature] [Park]

[Overall] Sightseeing
★★★★★★☆☆☆☆ (6.0/10.0)

Features
○ Enjoyable
○ Beautiful
◎ Relaxing
○ Unique
△ Japanese

TRY JAPAN recommends ...

1: to see the landscape with Hikawamaru Ship

Seaside Park that shows scenery with Hikawamaru Ship in Yokohama Port

If you visit Yamashita Park, you can see the scenery of Yokohama Port.

At this seaside park, you can sit on benches at the shore of the port, seeing Hikawamaru Ship, the retired luxuary liner, and Yokohama Bay Bridge. If the timing is good, you can see active luxuary liners from the world that stop at Osanbashi Yokohama International Passenger Terminal.

This has an atmosphere of Western-style parks with beautiful flowers and trees. The sunken rose garden is well arranged. There are also the statue of  "Girl with Red Shoes" and the monument of "Seagull Sailor" in this park.

Street performance is occasionally held around Indian Water Tower.

It opened in 1930. It is a middle-sized public park of Yokohama City at port area in Yamashita-Cho, Yokohama City, Kanagawa Prefecture. Its nearest station is Motomachi-Chukagai Station.

For your information, Yokohama Marine Tower is adjacent to this park. You can see the stereoscopic view of this park from this tower.

Event Information

Finished Event Information

"Flower Garden Exhibition"
from April 10, 2015 (Friday) to May 6, 2015 (Wednesday, Substitute Holiday)

"THE YOKOHAMA PARADE"
May 3, 2015 (Sunday, National Holiday)

"YOKOHAMA KAWAII PARK J-POP CULTURE FESTIVAL 2015"
from May 3, 2015 (Sunday, National Holiday) to May 6, 2015 (Wednesday, Substitute Holiday)

"BELGIAN BEER WEEKEND 2015 YOKOHAMA"
from May 21, 2015 (Thursday) to May 24, 2015 (Sunday)

"YOKOHAMA SPARKLING TWILIGHT 2015"
from July 18, 2015 (Saturday) to July 19, 2015 (Sunday)
*The Sparkling Fireworks show is being held over two days from 19:30.

"World Festa・Yokohama 2015"
from October 10, 2015 (Saturday) to October 11, 2015 (Sunday)

"Diwali in Yokohama 2015"
from October 17, 2015 (Saturday) to October 18, 2015 (Sunday)

"Yokohama Marathon 2016"
March 13, 2016 (Sunday)

"The 64th Yokohama Parade (International Costume Parade) 2016"
May 3, 2016 (Tuesday, National Holiday)

"Flower Garden Exhibition"
from April 15, 2016 (Friday) to May 5, 2016 (Thursday, National Holiday)

"YOKOHAMA KAWAII PARK J-POP CULTURE FESTIVAL 2016"
from May 3, 2016 (Tuesday, National Holiday) to May 5, 2016 (Thursday, National Holiday)

"ITU WORLD TRIATHLON YOKOHAMA"
from May 14, 2016 (Saturday) to May 15, 2016 (Sunday)

"BELGIAN BEER WEEKEND 2016 YOKOHAMA"
from May 19, 2016 (Thursday) to May 22, 2016 (Sunday)

"The 33rd Yokohama Port Cutter Race"
May 22, 2016 (Sunday)

"YOKOHAMA CENTRAL TOWN FESTIVAL Y157"
from May 28, 2016 (Saturday) to May 29, 2016 (Sunday)

"The 23rd Yokohama Dragon Boat Race 2016"
from May 28, 2016 (Saturday) to May 29, 2016 (Sunday) and from June 4, 2016 (Saturday) to June 5, 2016 (Sunday)

"YOKOHAMA SPARKLING TWILIGHT 2016"
from July 16, 2016 (Saturday) to July 17, 2016 (Sunday)
*The Sparkling Fireworks show is being held over two days from 19:30.

"Animal Protection Festa Yokohama 2016"
September 22, 2016 (Thursday, National Holiday)

"World Festa Yokohama 2016"
from October 8, 2016 (Saturday) to October 9, 2016 (Sunday)

"Diwali in Yokohama 2016"
from October 15, 2016 (Saturday) to October 16, 2016 (Sunday)

"The 65th Yokohama Parade (International Costume Parade) 2017"
May 3, 2017 (Wednesday, National Holiday)

"YOKOHAMA KAWAII PARK J-POP CULTURE FESTIVAL 2017"
from May 3, 2017 (Wednesday, National Holiday) to May 5, 2017 (Friday, National Holiday)

"ITU WORLD TRIATHLON YOKOHAMA"
from May 13, 2017 (Saturday) to May 14, 2017 (Sunday)

"BELGIAN BEER WEEKEND 2017 YOKOHAMA"
from May 18, 2017 (Thursday) to May 21, 2017 (Sunday)

"The 34th Yokohama Port Cutter Race"
May 21, 2017 (Sunday)

"YOKOHAMA CENTRAL TOWN FESTIVAL Y158"
from May 27, 2017 (Saturday) to May 28, 2017 (Sunday)

"Garden Necklace YOKOHAMA 2017"
from March 25, 2017 (Saturday) to June 4, 2017 (Sunday)

"The 24th Yokohama Dragon Boat Race 2017"
from May 27, 2017 (Saturday) to May 28, 2017 (Sunday) and from June 3, 2017 (Saturday) to June 4, 2017 (Sunday)

"YOKOHAMA SPARKLING TWILIGHT 2017"
from July 15, 2017 (Saturday) to July 16, 2017 (Sunday)
*The Sparkling Fireworks show is being held over two days from 19:30.

"Animal Protection Festa Yokohama 2017"
September 23, 2017 (Saturday, National Holiday)

"YOKOHAMA ACOUSTIC FESTIVAL 2017"
October 1, 2017 (Sunday)

"World Festa Yokohama 2017"
from October 7, 2017 (Saturday) to October 8, 2017 (Sunday)

"Diwali in Yokohama 2017"
from October 14, 2017 (Saturday) to October 15, 2017 (Sunday)

"Yokohama Marathon 2017"
October 29, 2017 (Sunday)

Necessary Time
It is estimated that it is about 45 minutes in a regular pace, about 30 minutes in a fast pace and about 1 hour in a slow pace.

Opening Hour
It opens all day.

Closed Day
It opens every day.

Admissions Fee
It is free.

Access
It takes 3 minutes from Motomachi-Chukagai Station on foot.

Nearest Railway Station
◎ Motomachi-Chukagai Station (Yokohama Minatomirai: Minatomirai Line)
○ Ishikawa-Cho Station (JR East: Keihin-Tohoku Line, Negishi Line)

Fellow Travelers
◎ Alone
◎ With Friends
◎ With Significant Other
◎ With Family
◎ With Children

Name in English
Yamashita Park

Name in Roman Letters
Yamashita Koen

Name in Japanese
山下公園
やましたこうえん

Address
279, Yamashita-Cho, Naka-Ku, Yokohama City, Kanagawa Prefecture, 231-0023, Japan

Telephone Number
045-671-3648

URL
http://www.city.yokohama.lg.jp/kankyo/park/yokohama/kouen008.html

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